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YOUTUBE VIDEOS FOR YOUR CLASSROOM

Fort Niagara: The Struggle for a Continent- (Overview of the Fort's History) 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkfhI85qlhs&t=454s

The role of music in the 18th century military- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsWLlgWVP-s&t=32s

The British soldier in the American Revolution- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFXfXCx-FN0

Fort Niagara's role in the American Revolutionhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3YbgzvPWyqg
Fort Niagara in the War of 1812- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0huzzmJ0Rls
 

Download our pre-visit booklet-"Flintlocks and Council Fires."


This 12-page booklet contains history, activities, and links to videos to help prepare your students for their Fort visit. Click- http://www.oldfortniagara.org/documents//FlinklocksCouncilFires_Booklet_Final.pdf

 

 

 

 

Hours of Operation

September- December, Open Wednesday through Sunday (Closed Mondays and Tuesdays) 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

January through March, Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. (Closed Monday-Thursday) 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

April- May, Open Wednesday through Sunday. (Closed Mondays and Tuesdays) 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Memorial Day to Labor Day, Open 7 Days per week. 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. 

The fort will be open Christmas week, Monday through Friday, December 26 - 31. 

General Admission

Adults:

$17.00

Children (6 to 12 years) 

$12.00

Children (5 and under):

  FREE

 

 

 

 

Support the Fort

Old Fort Niagara is operated by the Old Fort Niagara Association, an independent, not-for-profit organization established in 1927. We do not rely on tax dollars. Instead, the Fort is funded through a combination of admission fees, museum shop sales, and charitable contributions.

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